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Saturday November 18th 2017

Three Ethiopian Men Stabbed in South Africa

South African soldiers patrol the Diepsloot township north of Johannesburg, South Africa on July 9, preparing for a post-World Cup wave of violence against African immigrants. (AP)

(TsehaiNY.com) – In latest news of bias attacks in South Africa against immigrants FromTheOld.com is reporting that three Ethiopian men were stabbed in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa on Saturday night.

According to the report the incident started after three Ethiopian men had their cars vandalized.  Soon after the vandalism, a larger group of about one hundred individuals started to riot, leaving the three Ethiopian men stabbed.  The men who suffered stab wounds on their backs and neck were taken to an area  hospital for treatment.

Attacks against African immigrants in South Africa are not new.  The poor in South Africa see immigrants as threat to job opportunities.

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